Current Vacancies

Fixed Term Appointment (ST3-7 Level) in General Medicine

ST3-7

Main area
Medicine
Grade
ST3-7
Contract
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time
Job ref
040-MED-RGH-2018(2)
Site
Royal Gwent Hospital
Town
Newport, SE Wales
Salary
£30,606 to £48,124 per annum
Closing
10/06/2018 23:59

If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post. If you are short listed for this post, you will be contacted via your email account you used to apply for this post, therefore please check your account regularly.

Gwahoddir ymgeiswyr i wneud cais yn Gymraeg, ni fydd unrhyw gais a gyflwynir drwy gyfrwng y Gymraeg yn cael ei drin yn llai ffafriol na cheisiadau a wneir yn y Saesneg

All applicants are invited to apply in welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

 

 

Duration: up to 6 months initially with the possibility of extending up to 12 months

Anticipated Start Date: 1st August 2018

Based at the Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, SE Wales

 

THIS IS A NON TRAINING POST

This is a new post offering applicants a unique opportunity to work at ST3-7 level across several sub specialities in Medicine. Successful applicants will also be required to participate in the general on-call rota. The on call rota is a fully compliant European Working Time Directive rota. In addition to day on call commitments it involves blocks of 4 week-nights and 3 weekend nights during a 14-week cycle.

 

General Internal Medicine at the Royal Gwent Hospital includes the following sub specialities:

  • Acute Medicine
  • Cardiology
  • Care of the Elderly
  • Diabetes and Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Stroke
  • Neurology
  • Respiratory Medicine

The Royal Gwent Hospital is the busiest District General Hospital in Wales with approximately 800 beds, of which about 300 are medical.

 

Patients are admitted via an unselected medical intake with cardiac emergencies taken over by the cardiology teams the following day. There is a modern Medical Assessment Unit with 15 trolleys and 24 beds.  

 

Educational opportunities are excellent. There is a state of the art library and newly refurbished postgraduate centre. There is a weekly medical meeting on Wednesday lunchtime followed by protected teaching time for doctors in medicine. The hospital runs a nationally renowned MRCP PACES course three times per year.

 

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or arrange a visit to the department should contact contact Dr Deborah Wales, Divisional Director Unscheduled Care, 01633 238002 or Dr Nimal Balaratnam, Deputy Divisional Director Unscheduled Care, 01633 238002.

 

This position involves Regulated Activity with children and adults as defined by the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act (amended by the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012) and the following checks will be undertaken following any conditional offer:

Enhanced check with barred list information, including

  • an adults and children’s barred list check

Applicants must hold or be eligible to hold full registration and a licence to practice with the GMC

 

Free parking is available across all Aneurin Bevan University Health Board Sites.

 

Information Sharing: Applicants for LAS or fixed term posts covering recognised training posts are consenting through application for this post to the sharing of their name, professional registration number, type and duration of contract with the Wales Deanery.

 

Course Funding: Please note that unless agreed by the Division in advance, course funding is not available for Clinical Fellow or fixed term cover for training grades.

On the closure date, this post will have been advertised for 28 days within a consecutive 3 month period and all applications submitted in the first and second round will be considered. If you have applied for this post in Round 1, please do not re-apply.

 

Advertising date: 27/04/2018

Closing date: 10/06/2018

 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or arrange a visit to the department should contact contact Dr Deborah Wales, Divisional Director Unscheduled Care, 01633 238002 or Dr Nimal Balaratnam, Deputy Divisional Director Unscheduled Care, 01633 238002.

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
01633 623422